Medical examiner investigates 2nd child death in a single day; 6th since June 2nd

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16th and Meinecke

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner responded to a death investigation involving a child (an infant) in the neighborhood near 16th and Meinecke — the second on Tuesday, June 6th, and the sixth death involving a child since June 2nd.

Milwaukee police say they were called to the home around 2:45 p.m. A two-month-old boy was found unresponsive.

Despite life-saving efforts, the child was pronounced dead. At this time, the death does not appear to be suspicious.  An autopsy will be performed on Wednesday to determine a cause of death.

This is the second infant death investigation for this date. The first was reported near 46th and Meinecke on Tuesday morning.

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